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Healthcare Moment: An Emergency Room Leverages the Real-Time Health System to Improve Efficiency

Published: 21 June 2017

ID: G00323309

Analyst(s): Mike Jones , Gregg Pessin


HDO transformation to a real-time health system exposes many opportunities to improve the quality of care and patient experience and to control costs. Healthcare provider CIOs should use this emergency department admission moment to illustrate benefits and garner support for change.

Table Of Contents


  • The RTHS Holds Transformative Potential
  • The Emergency Department Healthcare Moment, Current Day
    • Emergency Department Healthcare Moment as a Swim Lane
  • Emergency Department Healthcare Moment, as Enabled by an RTHS
  • The RTHS Changes System Responsibilities
  • The RTHS Enables HDO Systems to Become Active Participants in Patient Care

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